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Seems like a good time to note that over 700 American women died and more than 50,000 were seriously injured while giving birth last year. Meanwhile, fewer than 60 police officers were shot to death. Really makes you wonder about our social perceptions of risk and danger.
In Philly, a 14 year old boy was shot and killed on his way home from school.
In Michigan, three teenagers were shot and killed inside their school.
We all have an obligation to never get used to this, never normalize this.
This cannot stand.
There are small steps teachers can take to bring more equity into their spaces.
Read more in “Acknowledging and Affirming Our Students’ Experiences” by MƒA Master Teacher Emeritus Vanessa Spiegel